What: The Association of Information Technology Professionals-Charleston Chapter will hold a lunch meeting. Guest speaker Andrew Miller, Varrow, will discuss disaster recovery and technology.
When: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 19
Where: Carrabba’s Italian Grill, 2150 Northwoods Blvd.
Price: AITP members: $20 prepaid, $25 at the door; AITP student members: $15; Guests: $30
What: The Society of American Military Engineers Charleston Post will meet. Ray Ramos is speaking on “Roofing Solutions.”
When: 11:30 a.m. July 19
Where: Hilton Garden Inn Charleston Airport, 5265 International Blvd.
price: Member (any post), $20; Military, DOD and State Employees, $12; nonmember, $30.
More Info: 919-673-6410 or www.charlestonsame.com.
What: Charleston Ballroom Dance Club holds dance lessons followed by a dance party.
When: 7:30-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays
Where: Charleston Ballroom Dance Club, 1632 Ashley Hall Drive
Price: $5 members $10 nonmembers for the evening
More Info: 871-6575 or www.ballroomdancecharleston.org
What: Guest speakers for the July meeting are Mark Gadomski, president of CDCA, and Tony Orlando, president of the Charleston Chapter of AFCEA.
When: 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. July 20
Where: Carrabba’s, 2150 Northwoods Blvd.
Price: $20 for members; $25 for nonmembers.
What: Join the East Cooper Shag Club for a shag party. Shag lessons in the evening and dancing all night long. Hosted by DJ Jim Bowers. Come in early for the Shag Early Bird Dinner Specials (show up before 6:30 and receive 20 percent off).
When: 7-11 p.m. July 20
Where: Zeus Grill & Seafood, 725 Johnnie Dodds Blvd.
What: Elite Dance International is hosting Fun Night Social Dancing with free group class. Food, drinks, sangria and music are provided.
When: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Fridays, July 13-Dec. 21
Where: Elite Dance International Studio & Apparel, 709 Johnnie Dodds Blvd.
Price: $10 adults/$5 youth, college or military
More Info: 654-1011 or www.elitedancecharleston.com
What: An introduction to modern bridge conventions and competitive bidding is being offered by the Greater Charleston Duplicate Bridge Club. Participants will receive four lessons from ACBL Certified Instructors Polly and Richard Pekruhn. Handouts will be provided. The minimum class size is 12.
When: 9:30-11:30 a.m. July 23, 30, Aug. 6, 13
Where: Church of the Holy Cross- Sullivan’s Island, 2520 Middle St.
More Info: Register by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or by phoning Lindsey Butler at 881-0818 or Polly Pekruhn at 278-1619.
What: Sea Island Republican Women’s Club meets the fourth Monday. Have dinner and keep informed.
When: 6-7:30 p.m. July 23
Where: Holiday Inn Charleston-Riverview, 301 Savannah Highway
Price: Annual membership $30; dinner is $20
More Info: 607-0397
What: Toastmasters offers the chance for participants to learn how to have confidence in speaking in public, learn listening skills and thinking on their feet.
When: 7:30-8:30 p.m. July 24
Where: PDI Toastmasters (Pearlstine Distributors, Inc.), 1600 Charleston Regional Parkway
More Info: 388-6816
What: Beginner-intermediate lessons offered by local dancers.
When: 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays
Where: MUSC Harper Student Center, 45 Courtenay Drive
Price: $5 per session
What: Local blues musicians.
When: 8 p.m.-midnight Wednesdays
Where: Fiery Ron’s Home Team BBQ, 1205 Ashley River Road
More Info: 225-7427
What: Allaboard Toastmasters offers the chance for participants to learn how to have confidence in speaking in public, learn listening skills and thinking on their feet.
When: 6:30-7:30 p.m. July 26
Where: First Baptist Church, 141 St. James Ave., Goose Creek
More Info: 797-0301 or http:// allaboard.toastmastersclubs.org